AskDefine | Define razz

Dictionary Definition

razz v : harass with persistent criticism or carping; "The children teased the new teacher"; "Don't ride me so hard over my failure"; "His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie" [syn: tease, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, taunt, twit, rally, ride]

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English

Etymology

From an alteration of raspberry.

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. A version of seven card stud where the worst poker hand wins (called lowball).

Verb

  1. Tease playfully; heckle.

Extensive Definition

Razz may refer to:

See also

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Bronx cheer, banter, bird, boo, booing, catcall, chaff, deride, fool, grin at, haze, hiss, hissing, hold in derision, hoot, jape, jest, jive, joke, jolly, josh, kid, laugh at, laugh to scorn, lout, make fun of, make game of, make merry with, mock, needle, pan, pillory, point at, poke fun at, pooh, pooh-pooh, put on, put one on, quiz, rag, rally, raspberry, rib, ride, ridicule, roast, scout, smile at, snicker at, snigger at, taunt, tease, the bird, twit
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